Historical Quotes By Peter Latham Quotes from the famous, and the not so famous throughout history. The following were made by
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Fortunate, indeed, is the man who takes exactly the right measure of himself and holds a just balance between what he can acquire and what he can use.
Pay attention to your enemies, for they are the first to discover you mistakes.
The Rosetta Stone, discovered during Napoleon''s invasion of Egypt, carved in 196 BC, was the key to understanding Egyptian hieroglyphics, because it repeated a royal decree in three different scripts, one of which was Greek. From the Greek the other two could be deciphered.